Awards, grants & honors

Full List of Past Recipients

2017

Zeeshan Ansar Ahmed, MBBS, Aga Khan University, Pakistan


Daphne Ang, MD, St. Luke's Medical Center, Philippines

 

Mamta Y. Gurva, MSc, Tata Memorial Hospital, India

 

 

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AMP Global IMPACT Award
(International Molecular Pathology Award for
Conference Travel)


The AMP Global IMPACT Awards provide travel assistance for up to 3 selected molecular professionals to attend the AMP Global Congress on Molecular Pathology. The applicants must reside and work in a lower-middle or low income country* as defined by the World Bank Country Classification

*Residents from countries that are on the sanctioned country list of the U.S. Department of the Treasury Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) are not eligible.


Applicants must:

  • reside and work in a lower-middle or low income country as defined by the World Bank Country Classification
  • lack funding for travel and/or registration to the AMP Global Congress from their institution.
  • secure any necessary travel visas and provide documentation for permission to attend the AMP Global Congress.
  • agree to attend the awards ceremony at the AMP Global Congress to personally accept the travel award.
  • submit a brief report to AMP within a month of the conclusion of the AMP Global Congress summarizing his/her experiences and what s/he learned by attending the AMP Global Congress.

    Note: Authorship on an abstract submitted to the AMP Global Congress is preferred, but not required.

APPLICATION PROCESS:


Part A: Tasks for the Trainee Applicant to perform:

  • Prepare support documents:
    • Current CV or resume
    • Statement of Interest that includes:
      • Description of your commitment, experience, and interest in molecular diagnostics.
      • Description of what you expect to gain from attending the AMP Global Congress. For example, how you believe the knowledge gained will expand your current understanding of molecular diagnostics, how it will benefit you in your current position, and/or how it will enhance your career.
      • Describe your local activities with laboratory associations, if any.
      • Describe ways in which you can share your experience at the AMP Global Congress with local and national colleagues, such as teaching responsibilities.
      • If you are an author on an abstract that has been submitted for the AMP Global Congress, include a copy of the abstract in either MS Word or PDF format.   Note: Authorship on an abstract submitted to the AMP Global Congress is preferred but not required.
    • Request letters of support from 2 colleagues or supervisors. They should be practicing in laboratory medicine, healthcare administration, or other official capacity. Letters from active AMP members are strongly recommended.

  • Complete and submit an online application